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persist
used in The Call of the Wild

2 uses
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Definition
to continue — often despite difficulty
  • She no longer considered the dogs, and because she was sore and tired, she persisted in riding on the sled.
    Chapter 5 — The Toil of Trace and Trail (61% in)
  • Again Buck knew them as things heard in that other world which persisted in his memory.
    Chapter 7 — The Sounding of the Call (85% in)

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